Tarrant county taxes

Tarrant County Taxes: Something’s Gotta Give

By Seth Fowler / April 9, 2019 / 11 Comments

    According to a recent report from CoreLogic, home prices in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex increased by nearly 4 percent from February 2018 to February 2019. In the State of Texas, Fort Worth took home first prize as the municipality where home prices increased the most during that span with 5.7 percent increase.  Not a […]

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Real Estate and Report Cards: How School Districts Affect Housing

By Seth Fowler / August 28, 2018 / 4 Comments

Yes “location, location, location” is still the first thing that comes out of a buyer’s mouth when asked what’s important in their next home.  The second is typically, “We want to live in a good school district!” Of course, as a licensed real estate sales professionals, we are gagged and bound by money-taking governmental bodies […]

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Times They Are A Changin’ for Cowtown And Beyond

By Seth Fowler / March 17, 2017 / 2 Comments
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“Come gather ’round people, wherever you roam, and admit that the waters around you have grown…” sang Mr. Bob Dylan in his 1964 hit “The Times They Are A Changin’.” Obviously Bob was talking about Texas real estate and development when mentioning changin’ and growing waters around us.  While we don’t necessarily have growing waters, […]

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14% Increase Coming In Dallas County? Texas Has Fifth Highest Property Tax Burden in the USA

By Candy Evans / April 29, 2016 / 11 Comments

Your tax appraisals are supposed to be in the mail today, which means we will all be drinking a lot tomorrow. “The average increase for almost every homeowner will be around 14%, is what we have heard,” says our Tax Doctor, Rob Wheelock. Why? “Look at Case-Shiller and sales, look at what you have been […]

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